The amusement park company Six Flags Entertainment has added Arik Ruchim, a partner of one of its shareholders, H Partners, to its board of directors.

Ruchim joins Six Flags amusement park’s board of directors

Ruchim was also appointed to the nominating and corporate governance committee and compensation committee.

Richard Roedel, chairman of the board, said: “Six Flags is committed to maintaining a high calibre and diverse board and we are confident that we will benefit from H Partners’ skill sets and experience. We believe this agreement is in the best interests of all Six Flags’ shareholders and we welcome Mr Ruchim to the board.”

Ruchim said: “We look forward to working together with the board and management team in order to enhance the guest experience and drive earnings growth.”